Past Luncheon Honorees

Every Spring, legal, business, and civic leaders gather for Inner City Law Center’s Annual Awards Luncheon. The following is list of past honorees for the: 

Humanitarian Award – presented to an individual or entity who has demonstrated a remarkable commitment to the underprivileged men, women, and children of Los Angeles.

Katharine Krause Award – presented to an individual or entity that has made notable contributions to our client communities. Katharine Krause, a charismatic and well-respected attorney, was an early leader of the public interest law community and an ICLC Board member.

List of past honorees:

2019

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Vijay Gupta

2018

The Weingart Foundation and Fred Ali and Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

2017

Judicate West and Var Fox and Marian Wright Edelman and Peter B. Edelman

2016

Girardi, Keese and Thomas V. Girardi and DecisionQuest and Michael Cobo

2015

Edward P. Roski, Jr. and Dan Grunfeld and Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

2014

Los Angeles City Attorney Michael N. Feuer and Caldwell Leslie & Proctor, PC and Board member Andrew Esbenshade

2013

The Honorable Hilda L. Solis and Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP and Margaret Levy

2012

Dr. Judith Broder of The Soldiers Project and Munger, Tolles and Olson LLP

2011

Justice Carlos R. Moreno and O’Melveny & Myers LLP and Paul Salvaty

2010

Antonia Hernández and California Community Foundation and Southern California Edison

2009

Judge Dorothy Nelson and Los Angeles City Council President Eric Garcetti

2008

Judge Harry Pregerson and Toyota Motor Sales USA, Inc.

2007

Nancy Mintie and The Very Reverend Ernesto Medina

2006

Chief Justice Ronald M. George and Steve Lopez

2005

Bruce Iwasaki and Michael Alvidrez and Skid Row Housing Trust

2004

Rev. Gregory J. Boyle, S.J. and Dorothy Wolpert and Bird, Marella, Boxer & Wolpert

2003

Stephen R. English and James D.C. Barrall and Latham & Watkins

2002

Hon. Antonio Villaraigosa and Professor Gary Blasi

2001

Henry Cisneros and Howrey LLP and Thomas Nolan

2000

White & Case LLP and Daniel James Woods

1999

Rev. Donald P. Merrifield, S.J. and Donald Mullane

1998

Stephen English

1997

Gerald Secundy

1996

Robert Carlson